Franklin &  Marshall College Library

CCS 137: Feasting

There are a number of possibly relevant resources for this class. The list below should function as a starting point. You could also start with F and M's book collection, searchable in the Library Catalog.

Relevant Reference Books

Encyclopedia of North American Eating and Drinking
Ref. GT 2853.U5 G39 1996

You Eat What You Are
Ref. GT 2850.B37 1999

Food in the Ancient World From A-Z
Ref. GT 2853.G8 D35 2003

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture - 3 volumes
Ref. GT 2850.E53 2003

Relevant Electronic Reference Resources

Encyclopedia Britannica
A fully searchable online version of the encyclopedia, with additional websites selected by the editors.

Oxford Reference Online
The largest, most up-to-date, authoritative, and accessible reference work in the world. This huge resource contains almost 2 million words and phrases from Oxford's English language and bilingual dictionaries.

Article Citation Databases

ATLA Religion
Articles in theological and religious studies - contains thousands of citations from international titles and multi-author works.

Anthropology Plus
Anthropology Plus provides extensive worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. The index offers excellent coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals. Coverage is from the late 19th century to the present.

Historical Abstracts
Indexing for scholarly journals dealing with world history. Most citations include brief abstracts of the articles. Publications extend back to 1954. Subject coverage is from 1450 to the present.

Humanities Full Text
Indexing for scholarly journals, from 1983 to the present; contains abstracts and some full-text material. The major history journals are included.

Full Text Databases

A collection of abstracts and articles from over 100 scholarly journals, many dating from the nineteenth-century to the last 4 or 5 years.

Project Muse
Searchable full text access to scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and mathematics.
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